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Auction archive: Lot number 88

DAPPER - AFRICA, 1676

Estimate
US$12,000 - US$18,000
Price realised:
US$11,250
Auction archive: Lot number 88

DAPPER - AFRICA, 1676

Estimate
US$12,000 - US$18,000
Price realised:
US$11,250
Beschreibung:

Dapper, Olfert Naukeurige beschrijvinge der Afrikaensche gewesten van Egypten, Barbaryen, Lybien, Biledulgerid, Negroslant, Guinea, Ethiopiën, Abyssinie. Amsterdam: Jacob van Meurs 1676 Folio (12 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.; 323 x 197 mm). Title-page printed in red and black, additional allegorical engraved title, large folding engraved map of Africa, 11 smaller folding engraved regional maps of Africa, 31 folding engraved city plans, port and island views, and other views, 56 engraved text illustrations, all engravings colored by an early hand except for the large continental map; many engravings frayed or torn at margins with repair, many with fold separations repaired, some soiling and occasional dampstaining throughout. Contemporary vellum; rebacked, restored, recased.

Auction archive: Lot number 88
Auction:
Datum:
17 Jun 2011
Auction house:
Sotheby's
New York
Beschreibung:

Dapper, Olfert Naukeurige beschrijvinge der Afrikaensche gewesten van Egypten, Barbaryen, Lybien, Biledulgerid, Negroslant, Guinea, Ethiopiën, Abyssinie. Amsterdam: Jacob van Meurs 1676 Folio (12 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.; 323 x 197 mm). Title-page printed in red and black, additional allegorical engraved title, large folding engraved map of Africa, 11 smaller folding engraved regional maps of Africa, 31 folding engraved city plans, port and island views, and other views, 56 engraved text illustrations, all engravings colored by an early hand except for the large continental map; many engravings frayed or torn at margins with repair, many with fold separations repaired, some soiling and occasional dampstaining throughout. Contemporary vellum; rebacked, restored, recased.

Auction archive: Lot number 88
Auction:
Datum:
17 Jun 2011
Auction house:
Sotheby's
New York
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